How to Short a Stock
Last week at The Oxford Club’s 24th Annual Investment U Conference, Chief Income Strategist Marc Lichtenfeld received a special request from a Member…
Record a video on how to short stocks.
In this week’s State of the Market, Marc is happy to oblige. In this video, he shows you that shorting a stock is far simpler than it sounds and he teaches you how to get started.
Shorting is when you sell a stock that you don’t own but agree to purchase at a later date.
Shorting is a great strategy to make money in a bear market or when you expect a stock to fall.
But as Marc tells you in this week’s episode, there are a few important aspects of shorting that you need to know, including…
- How to start short selling with your broker
- When to short stocks
- Payout quirks of shorts.